Thanksgiving is that time of the year that is spent in cooking up lovely family dinners. You most probably have a long list of pies and other gastronomical delights that you intent to cook up this season.
Your friends and family look forward to spending many an afternoons watching football, cooking together and making petty arguments. In other words Thanksgiving is the highlight of any American household.
Like they say – ‘Work smarter and not harder’. The same philosophy applies to the gadgets we have for you today. They are designed to cut the exhaustion and upgrade your kitchen. These smart and innovative products promise to make cooking as smooth as the gravy over your mash.
1. The ThermoWorksThermapen
This thermometer is a hit among-st bloggers, foodies and chefs. If you want to know what’s cooking inside the turkey, order one today. It can easily be called the most precise thermometer in the market.
The Thermapen will record a reading in just three seconds and is fully water resistant. And don’t worry about dirtying the buttons as it switches on automatically, on opening. It has 1500 hours of battery power so don’t worry about overcooking the turkey ever.
2. The Classic Wusthof 2-Piece Carving Set
This classic two piece carving set is made out of top class high carbon stainless steel. It makes cutting of the bird on Thanksgiving easy. The knives have a hollow ground that prevents the food from sticking to the blade. Keep slicing the meat with all the deftness of a pro.
The meat can be lifted easily with the six inch fork. This classic product comes with a lifetime warranty, so call all your friends over and play host without a hitch.
3. The designer carving board
If you are classified as the messy carver, then this is the product for you. The design of this carving board is well thought of. It catches the juices when you carve and also keep the bird stable. The mess will become a thing of the past.
Buy – $49.95
4. The Calphalon Stainless 16-Inch Roaster
You can do all the decorations you want and even splurge on the interiors, but above all your turkey needs to be perfect. Try the Calphalon Stainless Roaster this year. This beauty gives you sixteen inches of roasting space and is made of stainless steel. It has an aluminum inner ore to ensure that not even an inch of the bird gets neglected.
The turkey is guaranteed to stay tender while the pan can endure temperatures up to 700 degrees Fahrenheit. This roaster has a V-shaped rack and handles that stay cool, in order to make transportation of the turkey easy. And to top it all it is dishwasher safe, so while you bask in the glory of a perfect bird, your husband can do the dishes.
5. The Fat separator
Catch the drippings with the large strainer and save the chunks with this fat separator. The low spout will make pouring out of the juices easy and keep a check on the fats. It can hold up to four cups of juices, so is perfect for a big family.
Buy – $14.99
6. The OXO Adjustable Potato Ricer
The lumps in your potato mash will become a thing of the past. The OXO Adjustable Potato Ricer will make your mash creamy and airy. It has three settings in fine, medium and coarse.
It works just fine for purees of fruit, apple sauce and any other gooey masses that you might need. Cleaning is very simple and comes with groovings, to rest it on pots and bowls. Your mashed potatoes are all set to get a makeover.
7. The Revol 2.7-Quart Cocotte Baking Dish
This dish suits perfectly the busy bees that do not have time for slow basting their bird in the conventional oven. They would rather prefer a microwave for Thanksgiving cooking. The Revol Eclipse 2.7-Quart Cocotte is very classy and chip resistant.
You can make your stuffing’s and casseroles in it. Just put in the microwave, set the timings and forget all about it. It is also dishwasher and freezer safe, and you can store your leftovers too.
8. The Norpro Stainless Steel Bulb Baster Set
The secret to a good turkey lies in the basting, is every grandmas secret tip. A few splashes of juices will give you an even browning and prevent the bird from drying out. The set is in stainless steel and is a one time good investment. The seal does not let the juices run and it comes with its brush for easy cleaning.